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  • The conflict in Syria

    Discussing where the conflict in Syria currently stands, and their opinions on whether the U.S. will strike, with William Cohen, The Cohen Group, and Theodore Kattouf, AMIDEAST CEO.

  • $1.6 million per missile. That's the cost of the Tomahawks the U.S. Navy may fire into Syria. But will that be a boon for Raytheon, which makes them?

  • Syria shakes emerging market plays

    David Riedel, Riedel Research Group, explains why investors need to keep an eye on inflation amid emerging market volatility.

  • UN report will not affect miliatary action

    Dana Allin, senior fellow for U.S. foreign policy and transatlantic affairs at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, discusses the political impact of Western intervention in Syria.

  • Will US intervene in Syria?

    Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute, and Michele Wucker, World Policy Institute, discuss some of the options available to the U.S. if a decision is made to retaliate against Syria. And NBC's Richard Engel reports on potential repercussions if a military strike occurs.

  • Syria: The cyberthreat

    John Pirc, NSS Labs, and Mike Fey, McAfee, discuss what would happen if Syria retaliates against the U.S. in cyberspace.

  • UN inspectors begin day 3 of investigation

    The situation in Syria is tense as inspectors continue their chemical investigation in Syria and the British House of Commons meet to debate action in Syria, reports NBC's Richard Engel.

  • U.S. stock index futures erased their gains to turn narrowly mixed Thursday despite a handful of upbeat economic reports and as fears of Western military intervention in Syria continued.

  • Investors cautious on US military response: Expert

    Howard Ward, Gabelli Funds; Charles Campbell, MKM Partners, and Boris Schlossbeg, BK Asset Management, explain why gold, Treasurys and oil could likely move higher in response to military action in Syria.

  • UN inspectors begin third day of investigation

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin has the update on the United Nations' chemical weapons inspection in Syria, and Lawrence Korb, Center for American Progress, provides perspective on U.S. military action in Syria.

  • Mounting tensions in Syria push oil prices higher

    Greg Priddy, Eurasia Group, provides perspective on how Middle East unrest is impacting energy prices, including a reduction in production in Libya.

  • Tensions rising as Syrian inspections continue

    NBC's Richard Engel reports the latest details on the United Nations' intelligence gathering investigations in Syria.

  • Syria fears could delay Fed taper: Expert

    Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, and Howard Ward, Gabelli Funds, provide insight on how the Syrian crisis is impacting stocks and currency prices.

  • UN investigation in Syria continues

    A team of United Nations chemical weapons experts will interview the wounded and inspect sites where witnesses say chemical weapons struck. James Phillips, Heritage Foundation, provides perspective on how the United States should proceed.

  • UK lawmakers debate over Syria

    The British Parliament is holding a special session to discuss "appropriate measures" in response to Syria's alleged chemical weapons attack, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Is US in lose-lose situation in Syria?

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest developments in Syria as UN inspectors continue their investigation, and Col. Jack Jacobs, Medal of Honor recipient, discusses the possible fallout from a U.S.-led retaliatory attack on Syria.

  •   Syria sits in the heart of a critical oil region: Pro

    Richard Mallinson, chief policy analyst at Energy Aspects, tells CNBC that Syria has the ability to affect other countries in the region that are more important to the oil price.

  •  Commodities ease as fears of imminent Syria strike lessens

    Ole Hansen, senior commodities strategist at Saxo Bank, tells CNBC that a lot of concern over Syria is already priced into the oil price.

  •   Diplomatic options must be pursued before military: Expert

    Lord Owen, former British foreign secretary, tells CNBC it is important to follow United Nations procedures on Syria.

  • Syrian regime will be replaced by chaos: Former ambassador

    Andrew Green, former UK ambassador to Syria, tells CNBC that intervention in Syria has not been thought through and any quick action is likely to make things worse.